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Google Continues Slump After Ad Revenue Growth Shown to Slow

(Bloomberg) -- Alphabet Inc. reported first-quarter revenue that missed analysts’ estimates and sparked fears that advertisers are shifting some spending to digital rivals.Shares of...

Google's parent company struggles with mobile clicks, YouTube changes

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S&P 500 at record high; investors await fresh earnings

(Reuters) - The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq hit record highs on Monday after data showed U.S. consumer spending surged in March, but gains...

Sony flags disappointing profit, scraps targets as gaming slows

TOKYO (Reuters) - Sony Corp warned of a sharper-than-expected drop in its annual profit and scrapped some longer-term targets, in a sign a slowdown...

FCC approves SpaceX’s revised Starlink satellite plan; first wave gets set...

The Federal Communications Commission today approved SpaceX’s proposed revisions in its plan to put thousands of satellites in low Earth orbit to provide global...

Google Staffers Share Stories of ‘Systemic’ Retaliation

(Bloomberg) -- Hundreds of Google staffers met on Friday and discussed what activists allege is a frequent consequence of criticizing the company: Retaliation. Two...

Sony sees lower annual profit as gaming business slows

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Sony Corp warned its annual operating profit would drop, after two years of record highs, as its previously thriving gaming...

Uber to kick off investor road show with IPO terms on...

(Reuters) - Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc will unveil terms for its initial public offering on Friday, telling investors it will seek to be...

Uber to kick off investor road show with IPO terms on...

(Reuters) - Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc will unveil terms for its initial public offering on Friday, telling investors it will seek to be...

Amazon’s Profit Surges on Cloud Computing, Advertising Gains

(Bloomberg) -- Amazon.com Inc. reported quarterly profit that exceeded analysts’ estimates, demonstrating the company’s focus on cloud-computing, advertising, and other high-margin businesses continues to...

FAA Greenlights Wing Aviation Drone Deliveries

The Federal Aviation Administration has given its first air drone delivery certification in the United States to Alphabet's Wing Aviation, paving the way for...

Microsoft Edges to $1 Trillion Valuation as Sales Top Estimates

(Bloomberg) -- Microsoft Corp.’s cloud computing business fueled quarterly sales and profit that topped analysts’ estimates, boosted by several new deals with large corporate...

SoftBank invests in Alphabet business for cellphone antennas in the sky

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A SoftBank Corp subsidiary said on Wednesday it had invested $125 million in an Alphabet Inc company that is working...

SoftBank invests $125 million in Alphabet venture to put cellphone antennas...

By Paresh DaveSAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A SoftBank Corp business seeking to find a way to fly cellphone antennas high in the atmosphere to...

Beyonce Homecoming documentary: Why do her clothes go from yellow to...

Beyonce’s Homecoming documentary on Netflix follows her incredible rehearsal process for her iconic 2018 Coachella performance. Queen Bee made five costume changes, all custom-made by...

Indian court moves to lift ban on Chinese video app TikTok

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - An Indian state court on Wednesday moved to lift a ban on popular video app TikTok in the country, two...

Beyonce Homecoming documentary: Why do her clothes go from yellow to...

Beyonce’s Homecoming documentary on Netflix follows her incredible rehearsal process for her iconic 2018 Coachella performance. Queen Bee made five costume changes, all custom-made by...

U.S. congressional leaders query Google on tracking database

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Top U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday wrote to Google’s chief executive raising concerns about reports of a massive database known as Sensorvault...

Technology ethics campaigners offer plan to fight 'human downgrading'

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Technology firms should do more to connect people in positive ways and steer away from trends that have tended to...

FAA paves way for Alphabet unit to make first U.S. drone...

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao speaks to the news media outside of the West Wing of the White House in...

Google Spinoff’s Drone Delivery Business First to Get FAA Approval

(Bloomberg) -- An offshoot of Alphabet Inc.’s Google has become the first drone operator to receive government approval as an airline, an important step...

Facebook's flood of languages leave it struggling to monitor content

NAIROBI/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc’s struggles with hate speech and other types of problematic content are being hampered by the company’s inability to...